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  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Accruals
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biographical/Historical note
  • Scope and Contents note

  • Title: Benton Clark Decker Papers
    Date (inclusive): 1914-1921
    Collection Number: 74078
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 1 manuscript box, 1 envelope (0.5 linear feet)
    Abstract: Correspondence, lectures, notes, and photographs, relating to activities of the U.S.S. Tennessee, Spanish neutrality, and refugees in the Middle East, during World War I.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Decker, Benton Clark, 1867-1933

    Access

    Collection open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copiesof audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Benton Clark Decker Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Accruals

    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Acquisition Information

    Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1974.

    Biographical/Historical note

    Rear admiral, United States Navy; captain, U.S.S. Tennessee; naval attaché to Spain.

    Scope and Contents note

    Correspondence, lectures, notes, and photographs, relating to activities of the U.S.S. Tennessee, Spanish neutrality, and refugees in the Middle East, during World War I.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Tennessee (Ship)
    United States. Navy--Officers
    International relief.
    Middle East.
    Spain--Military relations--United States.
    Spain.
    United States--Armed Forces.
    United States--Military relations--Spain.
    World War, 1914-1918--Civilian relief.
    World War, 1914-1918--Naval operations.
    World War, 1914-1918--Spain.
    World War, 1914-1918.